Gibson back for Everton

Gibson back for Everton

Everton have made two changes following their dismal FA Cup quarter-final loss to Wigan with Republic of Ireland international Darron Gibson and Victor Anichebe replacing the benched Phil Neville and Nikica Jelavic.

Manchester City are without talisman Yaya Toure as they look to keep themselves in the Premier League title race with victory at Everton this afternoon.

The Ivory Coast midfielder has been forced to miss the trip to Goodison Park after suffering a migraine and was replaced by Javi Garcia.

Joe Hart, Matija Nastasic and James Milner also come back into the side.

Everton: Mucha, Coleman, Heitinga, Distin, Baines, Mirallas, Gibson, Osman, Pienaar, Fellaini, Anichebe.

Subs: Springthorpe, Jelavic, Oviedo, Naismith, Neville, Barkley, Duffy.

Man City: Hart, Zabaleta, Toure, Nastasic, Kolarov, Javi Garcia, Barry, Milner, Tevez, Silva, Dzeko.

Subs: Pantilimon, Lescott, Nasri, Sinclair, Clichy, Razak, Lopes.

Referee: Lee Probert.

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